As Tech Stocks Bombed, Ambac and MBIA Shares Soared

Carpenter-Kasprzak, Sheri
February 2001
Bond Buyer;02/20/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31080, p40
Trade Publication
Presents the observation of Banc of America analyst Robert Ryan that the decline of technology stocks in the United States in 2000 may have helped contribute to an increase in the stocks of publicly traded bond insurers. Forecast of Banc of America of continued weakness in technology stocks and in earnings growth for the Standard & Poor's 5000 which could boost insurance stocks in 2001 as well.


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